The Trade Desk Inc. [NASDAQ: TTD] gained 3.09% or 14.88 points to close at $495.99 with a heavy trading volume of 1044827 shares. The company report on July 30, 2020 that The Trade Desk Announces Date of Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results and Conference Call.
The Trade Desk, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTD), a provider of a global technology platform for buyers of advertising, today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter fiscal year 2020 ended June 30, 2020 after market close on Thursday, August 6, 2020. The Trade Desk will host a webcast and conference call to discuss second quarter financial results at 2:00 P.M. Pacific Time.
Webcast and Conference Call Details.
It opened the trading session at $481.10, the shares rose to $500.00 and dropped to $480.7588, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for TTD points out that the company has recorded 72.51% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -264.7% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 1.82M shares, TTD reached to a volume of 1044827 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TTD shares is $312.39 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TTD stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Needham have made an estimate for The Trade Desk Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on June 22, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on May 11, 2020, representing the official price target for The Trade Desk Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $267 to $345, while Pivotal Research Group kept a Buy rating on TTD stock. On May 08, 2020, analysts increased their price target for TTD shares from 250 to 370.
The Average True Range (ATR) for The Trade Desk Inc. is set at 20.86, with the Price to Sales ratio for TTD stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 31.08. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 33.49, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 10.15. Price to Free Cash Flow for TTD in the course of the last twelve months was 393.83 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.00.
Trading performance analysis for TTD stock
The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 15.93. With this latest performance, TTD shares gained by 10.05% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 72.51% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 96.92% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for TTD stock in for the last two-week period is set at 72.01, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 76.67, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 69.69 for The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 405.02, while it was recorded at 466.81 for the last single week of trading, and 289.26 for the last 200 days.
The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD] shares currently have an operating margin of +16.97 and a Gross Margin at +76.37. The Trade Desk Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +16.39.
Return on Total Capital for TTD is now 18.75, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 18.33. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 21.51, with Return on Assets sitting at 7.61. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 30.93. Additionally, TTD Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 23.62, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 10.96. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 28.55, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 21.81.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD] managed to generate an average of $82,685 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 0.66 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.46.The Trade Desk Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.00 and a Current Ratio set at 2.00.
The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, The Trade Desk Inc. posted 0.95/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.69/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 37.70%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for TTD. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for The Trade Desk Inc. go to 25.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at The Trade Desk Inc. [TTD]
There are presently around $16,304 million, or 81.10% of TTD stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TTD stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 3,728,449, which is approximately 1.999% of the company’s market cap and around 1.10% of the total institutional ownership; MORGAN STANLEY, holding 2,847,904 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.41 billion in TTD stocks shares; and BAILLIE GIFFORD & CO, currently with $1.37 billion in TTD stock with ownership of nearly -0.839% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in The Trade Desk Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 308 institutional holders increased their position in The Trade Desk Inc. [NASDAQ:TTD] by around 6,028,363 shares. Additionally, 182 investors decreased positions by around 3,758,408 shares, while 43 investors held positions by with 23,084,930 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 32,871,701 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TTD stock had 137 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,819,753 shares, while 53 institutional investors sold positions of 1,037,363 shares during the same period.